December 8, 2016

We Don’t Need Greater Access to Nembutal to Achieve Good End-of-Life Care

(The Conversation) – In end-of-life care, experienced clinicians today use combinations of multiple treatments to help ease physical and psychological suffering. These treatments may be complex because “suffering” in such settings is not an undifferentiated condition for which there is … Read More

December 5, 2016

Phillip Nitschke Launches ‘Militant’ Campaign for Unrestricted Adult Access to Euthanasia

(The Guardian) – The voluntary euthanasia advocate Philip Nitschke has launched a “militant” campaign to push for unrestricted adult access to a peaceful death. Nitschke announced the launch of Exit Action on Sunday morning, describing the new organisation as a … Read More

November 7, 2016

A New Edition of Christian Bioethics Is Now Available

Christian Bioethics (vol. 22, no. 3, 2016) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Implications of Christian Truth Claims for Bioethics” by J. Clint Parker “Why Are Religious Reasons Dismissed? Euthanasia, Basic Goods, and Gratuitous Evil” by Stephen Napier “The … Read More

November 7, 2016

A New Edition of Bioethics Is Now Available

Bioethics (vol. 30, no. 9, 2016) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Pro-Life Arguments Against Infanticide and Why they are Not Convincing” by Joona Räsänen “Active and Passive Physician-Assisted Dying and the Terminal Disease Requirement” by Jukka Varelius … Read More

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